search

Best photos of the month, May 2019.

Alpine Swift | Anna Golubeva | 22

Northern Hazelhen | Anton Mironenko-Marenkov | 21

Grey-headed Swamphen | Anna Golubeva | 20

European Bee-eater | Anna Golubeva | 20

Collared Pratincole | Svetlana Medvedeva | 19

Black-crowned Night Heron | Anna Golubeva | 17

Common Teal | Anna Golubeva | 17

Northern Wren | Dmitriy Shevtsov | 17

European Bee-eater | Svetlana Medvedeva | 17

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater | Anna Golubeva | 16

Common Cuckoo | Anna Golubeva | 16

Woodchat Shrike | Anna Golubeva | 16

Terek Sandpiper | Vyacheslav Zametnya | 16

Bearded Tit | Anna Golubeva | 15

Little Bustard | Anna Golubeva | 15

Gadwall | Maxim Lanin | 15

Cinereous Vulture | Anna Golubeva | 14

Terek Sandpiper | Anna Golubeva | 14

Black-headed Wagtail | Anna Golubeva | 14

Black-winged Pratincole | Anna Golubeva | 14

Rock Bunting | Khasan Zhurtov | 14

Black-tailed Godwit | Vyacheslav Zametnya | 14

Fieldfare | Dmitrij Andreev | 14

Common Whitethroat | Elena Shvydun | 14

Corncrake | Elena Shvydun | 14

Great Snipe | Vyacheslav Zametnya | 14

Crested Lark | Anna Golubeva | 13

Black-headed Bunting | Anna Golubeva | 13

Barred Warbler | Anna Golubeva | 13

Red-backed Shrike | Anna Golubeva | 13

Eurasian Penduline Tit | Andrei Kiselev | 13

Common Rosefinch | Anna Golubeva | 12

Woodchat Shrike | Victor Moiseikin | 12

Black Redstart | Yuriy Redkin | 12

Little Stint | Svetlana Medvedeva | 12

Great Snipe | Vyacheslav Zametnya | 12

Yellow Wagtail | Anna Golubeva | 11

Eurasian Redstart | Anna Golubeva | 11

Pygmy Cormorant | Anna Golubeva | 11

White Stork | Anna Golubeva | 11

Black Stork | Anna Golubeva | 11

Eurasian Spoonbill | Anna Golubeva | 11

Black-winged Stilt | Anna Golubeva | 11

Northern Wheatear | Anna Golubeva | 11

Common Stonechat | Dmitriy Shevtsov | 11

Little Ringed Plover | Dmitriy Shevtsov | 11

Yellow Wagtail | Elena Shvydun | 11

Common Rosefinch | Elena Shvydun | 11

Yellow-backed Wagtail | Anna Golubeva | 10

Whinchat | Anna Golubeva | 10

Eastern Imperial Eagle | Anna Golubeva | 10

Western Marsh-Harrier | Anna Golubeva | 10

Wood Warbler | Anna Golubeva | 10

Red-breasted Flycatcher | Anna Golubeva | 10

Pallas's Gull | Anna Golubeva | 10

Moustached Warbler | Anna Golubeva | 10

Blue Rock Thrush | Gennady Kolotin | 10

Common Treecreeper | Dmitriy Shevtsov | 10

Great Reed Warbler | Svetlana Medvedeva | 10

Little Ringed Plover | Elena Shvydun | 10

Barred Warbler | Elena Shvydun | 10

Wood Lark | Anna Golubeva | 9

Common Whitethroat | Anna Golubeva | 9

Corncrake | Anna Golubeva | 9

Thrush Nightingale | Anna Golubeva | 9

Black Tern | Anna Golubeva | 9

Hoopoe | Anna Golubeva | 9

Common Redshank | Anna Golubeva | 9

Cetti's Warbler | Anna Golubeva | 9

Lesser Grey Shrike | Dmitriy Shevtsov | 9

Red-backed Shrike | Khasan Zhurtov | 9

Corncrake | Galina Katanova | 9

Northern Lapwing | Vyacheslav Zametnya | 9

Pallas's Gull | Grigory Khasanov | 9

Black-crowned Night Heron | Galina Shepeleva | 9

calendar

2019

jan feb mar apr
may jun jul aug
sep oct nov dec

2018

jan feb mar apr
may jun jul aug
sep oct nov dec

2017

jan feb mar apr
may jun jul aug
sep oct nov dec

2016

jan feb mar apr
may jun jul aug
sep oct nov dec

Big Year 2019

rare birds records


Oriental Turtle Dove (Streptopelia orientalis)

© Radik Kutushev
2015-06-10

First photo record of Oriental Turtle Dove in Tatarstan.


Red-flanked Bluetail (Tarsiger cyanurus)

© Galina Katanova
2018-09-22
Vologodskaya oblast, Vozhegodsky raion

Rare (probably first) record in Vologodskaya oblast.


Purple Sandpiper (Calidris maritima)

© Vyacheslav Zametnya
2018-10-07
Leningrad region, Bolshaya Izhora.

First record in Leningrad Oblast. Many times recorded in neighbor regions: in Pskov Oblat [Zarudny, 1910], Estonia [Mank, 1970], central Finland [Lilja, 1964], Karelia [Neifeld, 1970].


Lanceolated Warbler (Locustella lanceolata)

© Galina Katanova
2017-06-23
Vologda region, Vozhegodsky district

Rare record of lanceolated warbler in Vologodskaya oblast.